This agreement provides access to suppliers who specialise in soft furnishings, associated products and services for educational organisations.
Lot 1 - Bedding and Bathroom Textiles. All suppliers can provide a varied range of bedding and bathroom textiles.
Lot 2 – Kitchen Starter Packs. This lot has been awarded to two suppliers. Both suppliers provided all the items contained within the Kitchen Starter Pack that was designed for this tender process. This pack can be purchased through the framework, alternatively the framework allows for institutions to develop their own list of products and requirements.
Lot 3 – Window Coverings. All suppliers can provide a range of window coverings such as curtains and blinds including fitting. Window coverings are also available on a supply only basis if institutions wish to fit the coverings themselves.
|Lot 1: Bedding and Bathroom Textiles and Associated Student Accommodation Products||4||View Suppliers|
|Lot 2: Student Kitchen Starter Packs||2||View Suppliers|
|Lot 3: Window Coverings||3||View Suppliers|
CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the user guide for further details.
If you require support in running a further competition via this framework, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete further competitions.
Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.
The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on our frameworks for purchases that fall below £189,330.
"The Quote Tool was easy to use and time saving, resulting in a straightforward process where we just had to put the details in once and could then use the reputable suppliers already recommended."
Deborah Anderson-Dixon, Finance Manager at Sir William Romney's School
For purchases that exceed £189,330, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available that complies with the regulations to allow electronic tender returns whilst still being free to use for our members. Find out more about CPC Sourcing Cloud.
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The following documents are associated with this framework. Some are required for successful use of the framework and are clearly marked.
|User Guide||This is required reading if you are considering using this framework. It tells you everything you need to know about the panel of providers, eligibility, running the mini-competition process, and evaluating bids.||Yes||Download|
|Appendix 1||Contact Details||Download|
|Appendix 3||ITT Soft Furnishings||Download|
|Appendix 4||Award Criteria Scoring Mechanism||Download|
|Appendix 5||Lot 1 Evaluation Award Criteria||Download|
|Appendix 6||Lot 2 Evaluation Award Criteria||Download|
|Appendix 7||Lot 3 Evaluation Criteria||Download|
|Appendix 8||Framework Agreement NWUPC & Supplier||Download|
|Appendix 9||Model Call Off Contract Terms for the Purchase of Goods Lot 1 and 2 For Institutions||Download|
|Appendix 10||Model Call Off Contract Terms For The Purchase Of Goods And Services Lot 3 For Institutions||Download|
|Appendix 13||Tendered Pricing||Download|
|Mini Competition Checklist||It is recommended that members utilise this checklist when undertaking a mini-competition process to maximise the likelihood of obtaining a satisfactory quantity and quality of bid responses from suppliers||Yes||Download|